A man was rescued Tuesday from the back side of Catalina Island after his boat’s engine caught fire and the vessel ran aground.
KCAL9′s Kevin Takumi reports Los Angeles County lifeguards swam the group out to a boat after they were unable to return to a safe path as the tide came in.
Officials say a man is critically injured and three others are in fair condition Sunday morning after their small fishing boat ran into rocks at Santa Catalina Island.
A 40-foot boat sunk Friday off Avalon harbor after it caught fire.
People in the boat had “scary moments.”
Authorities received a call about the boat taking on water at 12:40 p.m. near Queens Gate. Officials arrived on scene, set up pumps to prevent the vessel from sinking and towed the 46-foot boat to safe harbor.
“Since he looked comfortable sunning himself we decided not to disturb him any further. We let him stay on board and ride back to the station with us,” deputy Nancarrow said.
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A large boat washed ashore Thursday morning just south of Ballona Creek in Playa del Rey.
Sky 2 was overhead Friday morning as the Coast Guard rescued a man and two 11-year-old old boys from a skiff off the coast of Marina del Rey.
Two people were treated for hypothermia after their boat capsized near the Marina del Rey harbor Wednesday night.
Officials reopened Balboa Pier in Newport Beach Monday after a 55-foot yacht collided with it.
A 55-foot yacht carrying at least 13 passengers ran into the Balboa Pier at Newport Beach Sunday evening.
Officials say a North Hollywood man was severely injured by his own boat propeller Sunday morning at Pyramid Lake.
A search was underway Wednesday for a missing 65-year-old sailor who went missing while sailing to Catalina, the United States Coast Guard said.